Saturday, February 23
Elon University Jazz Festival Concert
featuring Barry Harris
McCrary Theatre, 7:30 p.m.
Elon’s two-day Jazz Festival
will conclude with a concert featuring the internationally
renowned pianist, composer and teacher Barry Harris. A
recipient of an American Jazz Masters Fellowship from the
National Endowment for the Arts and a Living Jazz Legacy
award from the Mid-Atlantic Arts Association, Harris is an
exponent of the classic jazz style that was developed by
Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, Bud Powell, Thelonious Monk
and Coleman Hawkins.